Teacher injured during fight between students at Conyers Middle School 
Source: Rockdale Citizen

 Coweta County BOE restores days for teachers
Source: Newnan Times-Herald

Savannah-Chatham school bus drivers demand year-round pay
Local school bus drivers are demanding new contracts and year-round pay in response to new legislation that bars them from claiming unemployment during the summer break.
Source: Savannah Morning News

Former UGA coach Jim Donnan’s fate to be decided by jury
The federal jury will continue deliberating today.
Source: Athens Banner-Herald

Bleckley schools closed due to rain, flooding
Poor road conditions also led to the closure.
Source: Macon Telegraph

U.S. DOE investigating Gwinnett County schools for discrimination
For the second time in three years, the U.S. Department of Education is looking into claims that Gwinnett County Public Schools is discriminating against minority students.
Source: Gwinnett Daily Post

South Forsyth High School prank: Offensive banner
The high school removed the offensive banner quickly, but not before it as broadcast on social media sites.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Businessman who wrote UGA fight song dies at 72
Clisby Clarke was asked to write a fight song once Herschel Walker signed to play with the Bulldogs in 1980; he wrote “Bulldog Bite,” the popular football fight song.
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution

• Obituary for George Clisby Clarke
Source: Legacy.com

Georgia State’s president as downtown Atlanta’s ‘White Knight’
Source: Atlanta Journal-Constitution/subscription

Analysis finds less than 40% of 12th graders ready for college
Less than 40 percent of America’s 12th-graders are academically prepared for college, according to results from the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), often known as the “nation’s report card.”
Source: Christian Science Monitor

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